Category Archives: Pets

Important information about heart disease in large breed dogs

Heart Disease Dogs

Did you know that large breed dogs can be at risk of heart disease? In fact, about 10% of dogs can be affected and the most common form in large dogs is called dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). Dog breeds most at risk are: Doberman; Boxer; Great Dane; and Irish Wolfhound. Finding DCM early enables our vets […]

Weight Awareness Fortnight

Weight Awareness

Even if you don’t think your pet is over or under weight, we would recommend you take advantage of our FREE weight awareness fortnight and come in to see one of our dedicated veterinary nurses to have your pet weighed and discuss not only pet’s weight, but all aspects of your pets diet, exercise and […]

A guide to keeping your dog safe this Summer

With the arrival of Summer, many gardens around the country are growing and blossoming well ahead of schedule. Outdoor enthusiasts, who are also pet owners, are delighted with the onset of Summer, enjoying their outdoor living spaces while watching their pets run and play. Tay Valley Vets would like to keep dogs safe this Summer […]

June is National Microchipping Month

Microchipping month

National Microchipping Month is a campaign that encourages and promotes responsible pet ownership through microchipping as the preferred method of permanent identification. Throughout the month of June Tay Valley Vets will be supporting this event by offering reduced priced microchips at £14.40. We are now using the mini chips which are much smaller than the […]